From a model condo comes an assortment of artificial foliage, aka snowbird house plants. They range from 7' silk trees like this to pretty little pots of herbs to .enhance your kitchen.
Also from the model condo comes a lot of designer selected, high end room accents including these eglomise obelisks and turquoise vases.
Chinese food storage basket is a great home decor accessory because of its textures. There's the fine reed weaving in different patterns the three baskets, the intricately carved wood sides depicting domestic saints, birds and flowers, and brass hardware. Antique, or nearly. 17" x 16" x 24.5".
Cantonese style palace vase. Dense and colorful floral motifs frame reveals of flowers and birds and a scene of th Nine Immortals. 22" diameter, 55.75" tall.
Superb example of Mid-Century Italian pottery by Desimone. Rectangular platter with a colorful fantasy fish. Made in Italy, 1964. Signed. 23.25" x 9" x 2". Desimone pieces of this size are hard to find.
Robert Adam style mirror are a staple of English style seen in dining rooms, foyers or over mantles. Gilt wood and gesso by Friedman Brothers. 24" x 44"
Pair of plant stands or pedestals for art. Two sides are decoratively cross braced with a medallion at the center. Finials at the top corners are another decorative flourish. Bronzed steel with two beveled glass shelves. 11.25" x 11.75" x 31"
Pair of formidable candle sconces. Each has a a winged mermaid holding up a 3-branch candelabra. Dark bronze and antique gold. Great accent for your hall. 5.25" wide, 10" deep, 16" long.
Global Views display. Three-tier etagere can stand on its own or be hung on a wall where it lets you use objects as wall art in place of a painting. Antique gold finished metal and dark wood with a bit of a shabby chic vibe. 24" x 6" x 47".
Ochre and brown Murano glass vases are the colors of a giraffe. 9" x 9" and 8" x 13".
Malachite glass. Following the lead of Heinrich Schlevogt, other Czech glass studios developed glass that resembles semi-precious minerals. The Zodiac box is by Hoffman. The vase with a phoenix and fish is sometimes attributed to Lalique.
Anthropologie Pouf. It is a seat, it's a footrest, it's even a table and the cube with 6 patterns of needlepoint on the sides so you can keep changing the look. 17" x 17" x 17"
Fendi desk clock in the style of a Fendi 900 series wrist watch. Lies flat on the desk for easy viewing—just a glance to the side–to see the time, day and date. Swiss quartz movement, battery not included. Includes presentation box (shown) and gift box. 3-3/8" x 2-3/4" x 1/2.
From Herend, the legendary Hungarian porcelain maker, comes this gorgeous vase. The big purple irises are embossed and the handles are formed like iris leaves. Vividly glazed in purple and green with 24K gold trim. 8-7/8" x 7-1/2" x 9-5/16"
LaBarge mirror in the classical style, but not fussy. Hang it in your foyer, dining room, bedroom or powder room. 31" x 43"
Alfredo Villasana sterling silver wine server makes any wine seem extra special. The basket woven from silver wire and flat sterling ribbon. The handle is braided silver chain. Sterling hallmarks and Villasana maker's mark on bottom. 10-7/8" x 3-1/8" x 8" tall.
French wire baskets, empty or filled, make great accents in your kitchen. This one is bowl shaped and full of ceramic and stone apples and peaches (sold separately). 13.5" x 8.25. We other shapes and sizes.
Pair of sconces in the French style.Each solid brass sconce holds 3 handles in the bell end of hunting horns. Add a nice decorative touch to the walls of your dining room, foyer or great room. 12"wide, 19" long x 9" deep.
Mid Century Steuben hand cooler figurines. Originally intended for ladies with hot hands, these compact figurines are truly crystal works of art. Designed by Lloyd Atkins for Steuben Glass: 1970s. Left- baby owl 2" x 1.4" x 2.25"; right-abstract baby elephant 2 x 1.5" x 2.5.
Orange and yellow Brutalist earthenware vases from Bitossi define Mid-Century, Brutalist Italian ceramics. Nearly spherical with short necks. Lightly glazed with two shades of orange or yellow, one poured over the other, so the rough texture shows in true Brutalist fashion. Designed by Aldo Londi for Bitossi. Made in Italy 1950's. 5-1/4" diameter, 5-1/2 H. Sold separately.
Funky, wrought iron primitive man bookends will keep your books in line. And we love the shadows... so sad they get hidden under the books! Hand made, unsigned. 10.5" tall.
2 x 11 oriental runner. Oushak style with a palette restricted to blue and gray so it is complimentary to coastal decor. Hand knotted wool. Make in Pakistan. 30" x 136"
Bike for a short and veeerrry thin person, or a metal wall sculpture. Your choice. 29" x 22" x 2".
2 x 6 runner. Tribal pattern done up in happy turquoise and carmine with sage green and other complimentary hues. Hand knotted wool, made in Pakistan. 23" x 74"
Pink and gray onyx marble pedestal. Beautiful stone in shades of rose, mauve, oyster and ash with striations. Expertly cut and polished. 16" diameter, 31.5" tall.
Friedman Brothers Queen Anne mirror. A popular style we've sold several times in different finishes. Beveled glass in gold leaf frame--just right for a powered or over a dresser. 17.5" x 32"
Nate Berkus has said that a piece of sea-life should be in every room. We have lots of ways to help you do that with shell and coral specimens, items decorated with shells and things that depict aquatic life.
Tommy Bahama style Screen/ room divider provides more decoration than privacy because of the cut outs. Six of the cutouts have palm trees (see detail) in them the rest of the surface imitates woven palm, so it's perfect for Florida coastal decor. Three heavy, cast metal panels with mesh. 18.5" x 74.75"
Large baker's rack from an enormous waterfront home in Longboat Key Club. Wrought iron with 4 glass display shelves for showcasing your treasures or baking. Reddish bronze finish. 38.5" x 15" x 82"
We've always known Chapman for great brass lamps, so it shouldn't be a surprise that this solid brass cask is also from Chapman. It's lined with green velvet and ready to hold your little treasures. 15.25" x 9.75" x 8.5"
The ultimate in re-usable shopping totes! Hammered copper shopping bag will absolutely last forever. Instead of taking it to the grocery, we suggest putting it down by your favorite chair to hold magazines. Great Mid-Century look. 17.5" x 6.5" x 17"
Pair of giant Syrinx auranus, trumpet conch, shells. Polished to enhance their pearly, pale blush hue. 18"-19" length.
That waterfront LBK home had chickens everywhere! Ceramic, iron and metal. Here are some Palacek art metal hens( 16" x 11" x 23") and roosters (23 x 13 x 28) and an antique, French(?) cast iron cock (see below).
Antique cast iron rooster. Imagine what a cock-a-doodle-doo would sound like from this beast? Possibly from France. 21" x 9" x 35.75.
Inge Glas Nutcracker Fantasy ornament set. Set the characters from the classic Christmas tale dancing on your tree. Set of 6 lustrous glass ornaments includes Clara, Drosselmeier, the Nutcracker, the Prince and the Mouse King plus a book shaped title ornament, all in their own wood crate. Made in Germany.
At its best, as this is, Sheffield plate matches the artistry and skill of British sterling. The pair of cockle shell bowls by Henry Wilkinson are beautifully detailed with piercings and feet modeled on whelk shells. Sheffield, UK: 1920s(?). 10-3/8" x 9-1/2" x 1-1/2".
Super oversized and super wonderful brass candle lamps. I see them on a big trestle table or on either side of a door with or without pedestals. 17" x 30"
"Kde Dumov Muj ..."
The opening bars of the Czech national anthem etched on an antique, art nouveau, silver case. Excellent gift for anyone is love with their Czech culture and heritage. Exquisite workmanship. Circa 1900. 5-7/8" x 4" x 1-1/4"
Glorious floral crewel rug
So awesome on your table or sideboard! Very large, cobalt blue glass hurricane lamps on white metal base. Williams-Sonoma. 11" diameter, 21" tall
Arresting Friedman Brothers wall mirror in thin black and gold frame with Regency and oriental details. 29" x 44.75"
Maple mirror by Baker. This is a really great looking mirror made of bird's eye and straight grain maple will be beautiful in any room. The design is traditional, but the honey and caramel wood tones keep it casual. It has a faux bamboo pediment with a diamond of burl under it. 30" x 54"
Basketry "Longma" Chinese dragon horse. The Longer is a good omen. In mythology it carries treasures from heaven. Equally magical is the creativity of the figure as it is made of woven reeds like a basket and covered in tiny reed scales and carved wood mane and tail. 16" x 5.25" x 14.5"
The rainy season is almost over, but you can still find a place for this knock-out Chinese umbrella stand decorated with fantastic phoenixes. If you have no umbrellas fill it with tall reeds, dried boughs or branches of silk blossoms. Hand painted. 8" diameter x 18" height.
Scandinavian Modern silver pitcher. For pouring water or wine at your holiday table, or just for admiring. Mid 20th C, .800/1000 silver. 5.25" x 4" x 9.25".
Lacquered Chinoiserie columns. Square pedestals with hand painted Chinese decoration in gold on red and black lacquer. Crackle finish adds to their antique allure. 12.25" x 12.25" x 41"
Here's the "I'll-now-it-when-I-see-it" accent you're after. This tall stand by Lane is Gothic Revival which is a way of saying it has lots of great cut out and carved details and texture. 14" x 14" x 37"
Peranakan Bakul Siah, wedding basket. This black lacquer and gilt, tired basket makes a stunning room accent. Among the Peranakan, ethnic Chinese people of the Malay peninsula, baskets like this are a tradition for presenting gifts and food to newlyweds. Rattan and wood, made in China: early 20th C. 12.-1/4" x 10-7/8" x 10-3/4"
3 x 7 Khazak style rug. Primarily blue, red and orange with stylized flowers. Hand knotted wool. 38" x 69"
Modern geometric rug has an overall tabby cat pattern that changes colors from block to block and a tribal motif at the top and bottom of the field. Hand loomed from fine wool with a wonderful, plush nap. Made in Pakistan. 50" x 87" (8' x 7').
Enormous Chinese Jade Tree. Each leaf, bud and petal is individually hand crafted and then painstakingly wired together to create a lush, ever-blooming peony plant. Plated in a robin's egg blue Chinese cachepot. 22" x 24" x 34"
Large cove framed mirror makes me think of galleons and mansard roofs. Hand applied satin mahogany faux finish with old silver trim. 36" x 56"
A bit of Provence for your home. Antique, terra-cotta, French olive jar glazed deep green. Wonderful rustic accent (floor or table top) that compliments fine upholstered and wood furniture from any period or style. 13" diameter x 20.5" tall
Gorgeous, large round gilt mirror. What a focal point for your entry way, living room, dining room over glam powder room. It is cast but looks like carved wood with lobed leaves in coved petals. 45" diam. x 4" deep.
Wheaten Terrier #1 sculpture by Norton Latourelle. This dog is just so adorable with droopy beard, sad eyes and white and caramel coat. He's Made from rough wood and lovingly hand painted by Norton in his Vermont gallery. Signed Norton, dated 1995. Life size: 17" x 10" x 28.
Whimsical and drop dead gorgeous! Palm Beach Regency tole mirror. Absolutely perfect for any beach house or coastal condo—gilt mirror framed by gilt palm trees with painted metal fronds. 45" x 15" x 61"
Need to make a big statement? We have all kinds of room accents from 2' chargers to 8" hand crafted boxes too little animal figurines. Shown here: convex mirror wide wire frame on iron base 24" x 27" x 4; Frederick Cooper drip glaze lamp; sky blue charger with masses of white spirals 25" diam.
The best shell decorated mirror we've ever had! A beautiful composition with many varieties of different types of shells arranged by hand. Featuring pink scallops, starfish, conches, snails, coral and tiny blue clams. 24" x 37" x @4" deep.
Classic column with a funky redo. Short pedestal with fluted shaft and corinthian capitol has a distressed finish so the blue paint is very soft and a lot of wood is exposed. A nice, unexpected accent that blends with your coastal palette. 13" x 13" x 39.5"
Kreiss rattan mirror. Large mirror with impeccable, Mid-Century, California credentials. In the foyer it sets the tone for your whole house. Deep double frame of bundled rattan. 50" x 55" x 5"
Antique 10 x 13 rug. The pattern of this jewel-tone, wool rug features repeating vases and jugs in the borders and field along with birds and flowers. It is in excellent condition and the colors are gorgeous! Hand made, early 20th C. 116" x 150"
Michael Aram "Adam and Eve" Candlesticks. Aram produced this enigmatic, organic pair over 30 years ago and they remain one of the finest examples of his unique, sculptural aesthetic. Silver plated on black granite bases. 1980s. 4" diameter, 14" tall.
Elegant mirror by John Widdicomb. Excellent choice for over your mantel or your dining room wall. Hand carved mahogany with gold olive leaf border. The masculine look is also a good choice for a study or his bedroom. Ready to hang vertical or horizontal. Made in Grand Rapids, MI: mid 20th C. 37" x 47.25"
Four folksy and colorful fish to hang. Each is hand carved from soft wood and then painted in happy colors. Great inside or on your lanai. Each is about 22" x 9.5" x 1.5"
BABY BUBBLE LAMP
Antique, French, bronze accent light features a naked toddler fascinated by a giant crystal bubble or snowball she has discovered. She has a coppery patina while the rest has verdigris patina. The shade is clear crystal with granular/ sandy finish. Foundry mark reads "Fabrication Francais", "Made in France" and "Paris". Made in France circa 1900. 5-3/4" x 3" x 6", globe 4" diameter.
This elegant LaBarge mirror has a great shape while not being overly ornate. The thick, antique gold frame lets the shape do the talking. Wider than it is tall, it's great for over a buffet or dresser or as the mirror in a powder room. 42" x 32"
Very smart, 6 x 9, accent rug of charcoal gray with a raised pattern of long fine, vines done in lighter silk. Hand made in Asia. Wool and silk on cotton base. 70” x 108”
7 x 7 Zebra rug. It's the quintessential black and white pattern, so you can't go wrong. Printed on white cowhide with a silky nap. Imported from Brazil. 81" x 89"
Here's a really fun and unusual accent mirror for you. It has a pressed tin gallery and a tin roof held by rattan columns both pressed with forest elephants. The frame inside has a woven texture and all the metal has bronze verdigris patina. 21" x 33.5" x 5" deep.
Hand made keep sake box with images of Hanuman, the Hindu monkey god. Hanuman is God of Strength, Lord of Victory, Supreme destroyer of evil and Protector of devotees. As Lord Rama's most trusted general he also embodies selflessness and devotion to another person or cause. When a leader or executive presents a depiction of Hanuman, such as this box, to an underling it is a very great honor. Carved wood painted orange and gold with glass decorations. Single fixed shelf behind doors. Made in S or SE Asia. 14" x 9.75" x 17.
There are several types of Bokhara rugs, this specimen is from the region where the rug originated and is quite old. It has a short, dense pile woven in deep red and deeper cobalt blue. Hand knotted wool on wool base. 54" x 90"
Truly extraordinary "Nine Peach" fish bowls. The pair of very pale celadon bowls are modeled with large peaches, long leaves and gnarled stems high relief. Highest quality craftsmanship and superb condition. Includes rosewood stands. @19" diameter x 13" tall, 21" on stand.
Garden seat or drinks table from Columbia topped by lacquered goat skin. The skin was dyed a rich walnut hue to match the densely knotted burl wood of the rest. At any rate, the deep color and marble-like texture make this a dynamic accent piece. Jimeco, Bogota. 14.5" diameter x 17" height.
Petrified wood bookends. Exciting, kaleidoscopic patterns 100% natural and several million years old! 8.5" x 2" x 10"
Bernhardt Soho Luxe mirror is sophisticated in style and eclectic in spirit, with a design influences ranging from Bauhaus to China. Figured ash veneer frame with glamorous chrome trim. Hangs both ways. 36" x 45" x 1.5". From the same collection as the dining set and sideboard in the furniture gallery.
Original art for the Smilin' Jack comic strip, November 27, 1963. The "Adventures of Smilin' Jack" was an aviation themed comic by Oklahoman Zack Mosley (USA 1906—1993) that ran for almost 40 years making it the longest running aviation comic. This original art is inked on white paper with some sepia tone added. It is framed in plain wood under glass. Artist's signature in first panel. 22" x 8" x .5" in frame.
We personally love natural objects—shells, fossils, corals and minerals. (clockwise from top) 4.5" green-black obsidian 4" fluorite with purple, 7" fluorite, 4" rose quartz, 5" green onyx, 4" fluorite, 4.25" fluorite
Set of 4 photo collages signed Gilbert. The collages are made of faces layered and mirrored into kaleidoscopic patterns printed in tints of epic, pink and teal. In traditional silver framed with warm gray mats. Each measures 24" x 22" Shown with a pair of geometric table lamps with rectangular shades; 17" x 7" x 22.
A folding luggage rack is a very handy piece to have. It takes the place the of a dresser for short-term visitors—the best kind! Mahogany finished faux bamboo with leatherette straps.
John Derian vase with branches of (silk) white cherry blossoms. The vase is shaped like a thin paper bag and decorated with a magenta and blue parrot taken from an antique print. 10" x 4" x 14". As shown with branches 22" x 42" x 16".
Hand made sterling silver tea service with tray. The coffee pot, tea pot, creamer and sugar bowl were hammered by hand into their graceful footed forms. All pieces, including tay and sugar tongs, as stamped STERLING 950 (actually a higher silver content than standard sterling). No other hallmarks, manufacturer unknown.
A glass vessel filled with sea glass is a simple and affective accent with coastal decor. We have 3 vases and a biscuit barrel already filled with different shades of frosty, tide tumbled glass.
Very nice octagonal wall mirror in the neoclassical style of Robert Adam. Fine, detailed moldings including garlands of bell flowers at the top and bottom. Wood and gesso, dark gold finish. 27" x 50"
4 x 6 Tabriz style rug. Traditional pattern in neutral shades with pops of dark blue and ochre. Good for a foyer, bedroom or under an intimate seating area. Hand knotted wool. 50" x 76"
Maitland-Smith lizard trinket box. The life-like greenish bronze reptile is bound to elicit some gasps or screams from guests. It stands on the polished top of a rough, black granite base. that opens to reveal a mahogany box inside. 10.5" x 6.5" x 6.25"
Japanese cloisonné with ocean blue ground will be perfect accents with your coastal decor. Bowl: Cherry blossoms and butterflies. 10.5" x 3.25. Vase: chrysanthemums, birds and prunus. 9" x 15"
Sisal rugs are synonymous sun sand and shore and turns any house into a beach house. This one is 8' x 11' and bordered with ostrich patterned enviro leather. 100" x 132"
Sometimes it is sad when a consignor is downsizing and has to give some beautiful and beloved objects. But that is good news for you because you can acquire them a fraction of their retail value.
For example: an antique, hand carved, jade phoenix on rosewood stand; Baccarat crystal obelisk from France. Just two of the treasures you'll find here every day.
Monumental bronze Buddha head from Thailand. This very large head is in Chiangmai style (13th—18th C)and depicts the deity in his historical human form of Shakyamuni aka Siddhartha Guatama. It emphisises the humanity, openness and approachability of the Buddha as a teacher. His head is topped with an ushnisha representing enlightenment and a stylized flame representing wisdom. His eyes are half-closed in meditation. He has long ears for listening and a large mouth for speaking lessons and truths. This is a magnificent bronze you will enjoy for its beauty and calm, spiritual presence. Age unknown. 12.75" x 12" x 36.75" mounted on black, wooden plinth
Magnificent display pedestal carved from gold and brown onyx. It's a beautiful art object all by itself. The tuscan style column is in 5 parts for easy moving. 14" x 14" x 37.25" tall.
The waterfront condo put exquisite Venetian mirrors in the powder rooms. Both are framed with etched panels and applied flowers, leaves and ribbons. Made on Murano Island in the Venetian lagoon. 26” x 41” x 3”.
We've had this mirror in silver, in gold leaf and now in light wood. The curvaceous hand carved frame was made in Italy for LaBarge. Foyer, living room, dining room, bedroom or powder room it looks great any where. 24.5" x 43.5"
Pair of antique majolica urns by Minton. We adore the luscious colors— robins egg blue and lavender with bright green and ochre. Decorated with laurel wreaths tied with flouncing ribbons. The molding is meticulous and the condition is nearly perfect. Made in England, 1875. 14.2" x 12.6" x 13" tall.
We put some glasses next to this Murano glass pear so you can appreciate the size of it. Blue-black with fine stripes and white deckle, It almost looks like granite. White leaf and swirled stem appliqué. Made in Italy. Approx. 11" x 19"
Lalique Ara Cockatoo. It’s a coy pose with the cockatoo looking over his shoulder and giving his tail a shake. A massive and magnificent sculpture of clear and frosted glass weighing 18 lbs. Made in France, mid 20th C. 11.25” x 6.5” x 11.25”
Circle-in-the-square wall mirror for a large space. Bronze finish. 40" x 40" x 2"
Hanging wall display. Clear the clutter by moving your delicate collectible up on the wall where they will b safer, less dusty and easier to appreciate. Hand applied dark green faux granite and faux copper finishes with hand painted flowers on the door. Mirrored back and glass shelves. 20" x 7.75" x 30". We have 2.
Fine, old, Chinese cachepot with blue and white decoration. It shows phoenix birds with swallows, cranes and other birds among trees and flowers. 16” x 14”.
Shown on a Mid-Century burl and acrylic pedestal. 12" x 12" x 20"
Italian terra cotta harvest figures. On the left a lady representing the grain harvest, the man celebrates the summer crops of fruit and grapes. Hand molded. Made in Italy. Signed. 11.25" x 4.25" x 9.5"
Large art glass piece shaped and patterned like a turtle shell will be stunning displayed on a console or credenza. This decorative art was created using several techniques of glass enameling and fusing to create a myriad of layered textures and patterns in subtle shades of silver and bronze. Artist signed. 28” x 21” x 3” deep.
When you guests see these realistic artichokes on your dining table they will want to know what they are and where they can get them! They are a pepper grinder and salt shaker designed by Missiaglia of Venice. Neiman Marcus used to sell them, but Missiaglia still makes them to order from sterling silver for $7400. Silver plate. Unused, sold in original box. Each is 7-1/4" long.
Vintage chased copper plaque honoring commerce. An allegory on trade with the Roman god Mercury aboard a caravelle pointed the way to profits with his caduceus. Under the boat and choppy waves are a locomotive and a camel caravan to show how commerce has progressed. Signed Gg Bomin in waves on right. Highly detailed deep relief. Made in Germany(?) early 20th C. Hanging hook on back. 9" x 14.25"
Two mirrors framed in red, blue and yellow Indian calico for a vibrant and homey look. 24” x 27”
Make your ice cool in a great looking modern ice bucket. Left: William Bounds "Cracked Ice" pattern acrylic, lidded ice bucket introduced in 2006. Grainware octagonal covered bucket SOLD
Large fossil Dragon Egg consigned by Ms. Daenny T. Septarian dragon eggs are fossilized balls of mud and shell fish. The crackle patterned shell of aragonite, calcite and limestone. The interior is glittering dark druzy quartz. 8" x 6" x 6"
Polished sphere of Harlequin quartz, also called hematoid quartz for the red iron deposits that cause the crystals layers to blush. Even small pieces of natural hematoid quartz are said to have powerful magic and make you feel grounded, safe and protected. This extraordinary 7" sphere should guard your whole property.
Selenite tower lamp. Selenite is a mineral the forms into filaments that bundle together like a fiberoptic cable. The pieces often look like models of art deco skyscrapers, especially when a light is added inside. 4" x 4" x 16"
Grand, Mettlach covered punch or wassail bowl on matching tray. The perfect vessel for serving mulled wine, and when you're not wassailing a magnificent centerpiece. Primarily cream, olive green and pink and decorated with fruit and vignettes of merry gnomes. Germany, circa 1890. Mettlach and Villeroy and Boch markings. Punch bowl 16" x 12" x 15. Tray 17.25"
Dimitri Omersa’s leather rhino footstool is scuffed and worn just like a real rhino out on the dry savannah. That gives this tough old gal a lot of character while her seams and frame are as tight as the day she was born. Made in England 1963-1983. 32” x 10” 16”
Vintage 14-foot oriental runner. This hand made rug is sold, but the colors are on trend for coastal and casual living. Ivory bordered with jade with details in russet and ocean blue. Looks great on hardwood or tile and plays well with wood and rattan furniture. 100% wool, hand loomed in India,30" x 168"
Home decor items designed by Jay Strongwater are sold at Neiman Marcus and some other stores even more exclusive. And we do too, pre-owned. Here are 2 vases, a perfume and covered jar from his golden Arabesque collection, decorated with enamel and Swarovski crystals. We also have several frames and other items.
Curtis Jere "Raindrops" mirror. One of the most innovative evert from Curtis Jere. The mirror is covered with copper disks of different height, sizes and colors. It's brutalism made fun! Curtis Jere, USA: 1970s. 20" x 35" x 5" greatest depth.
CARLO MORETTI and MORE
Collection of wonderful mid-century modern, Italian art objects including Lucite pieces by Alessio Tasca and Feliceantonio Botta, Murano paperweights by Alfredo Barbini and crystal bowls from Carlo Moretti.
Vintage Curtis Jere fruit and vegetable cart is a perfect accessory for your kitchen. This happy, colorful peddler's bicycle cart is blue and white with hand painted molded veggies. Hand made from steel, tin and wood in California by Artisan House: 1994. 33" x 7.5" x 18"
Not sure what kind of flowers these are blooming on this very showy bonsai jade tree, but they are very pretty. The petals are white, pink and salmon colored glass and cluster among jade-like glass leaves. They grow from a realistically sculpted trunk set in a celadon pot.It's a beautiful accent piece for your entry way or living room. 28" x 12" x 22" tall
We LOVE this vintage, tesselated marble trunk in the style of Casa Bique and Maitland-Smith. The stepped, Art Deco shape is clad in pink marble and fossilized travertine with brass trim. The inside is lined with suede. Made in Philippines: 1985. 33" x 19" x 16"
5 x 8 hooked rug has contemporary colors and a sweet, homey look. Hand hooked, 100% wool with cotton backing. Designed and imported by Dash & Albert.
Overdyed carpets are a hot trend. They have all the pattern of a tribal rug, but are a single color. This one is in ivory with shadowy geometric and floral motifs subtly revealing themselves. Hand loomed wool. 8' x 10'.
Hand carved wooden fruit and nuts from Italy makes a pretty permanent centerpiece that will amuse your guests. Cherries, figs, walnuts almonds and zucchini (not really a fruit) made of cabinet grade fine woods.
Vintage Chinese jade peach tree. In Chinese culture peaches represent harmony and immortality. So in addition to being a gorgeous, hand made, accent piece it will encourage domestic tranquility and longevity. Hand carved flurite, nephrite and green marble in rosewood stand. 16" x 6" 16.
Hand made Turkish rug. Traditional Anatolian tribal motifs in bright vermillion and azure blue. 5' x 7' size and low pile make this a good rug for your foyer. Hand knotted wool. Mid-late 20th C. 70" x 84"
Oriental rugs with a green field or background are rare and commonly reserved for mosques and royal homes. This vintage 6 x 9 Agra carpet is densely packed with floral motifs within a strictly geometric design. Mid 20th C: India, hand knotted wool. 94" x 122".
Sterling silver "Lotus" Bowl from Tiffany and Co. Round bowl with scalloped edge resembling a lotus blossom was a trophy in the International Orchid Show/ South Florida Orchid Society competition of 1974.
Stamped Tiffany & Co. STERLING on bottom. 7-1/2" x 2-9/16
Crystal is born in fire, so why not have it in the fireplace? The glass paperweights with white icepick flowers are almost certainly by St Clair. Made in USA: early 20th C. 7-3/4" w x 10" d x 23" h.
Mid-Century centerpiece bowl with organic style enameled decoration in neon orange with yellow and brown. (The pictures are stressing the yellow). Vintage 1970s. No markings. It might be a piece for Raymor made in Italy or Scandinavia. 14” diameter x 7-3/8” tall.
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Planter Box with gold leaf Thai decoration is an exceptional accent piece. The panels depict combat between an immortal and a demon no doubt based on a Siamese epic. In between are lush floral and geometric decorations. The inside is Chinese lacquer red.32" x 11" x 11"
Antique Sheffield silver candlesticks. The classical harp was a popular, Romantic design produced by several Sheffield manufacturers. The graceful, energetic form is all s-curves and flares. Silver plated copper. Stamped ENGLAND with cockle shell hallmark. Made in England, unidentified manufacturer: 19th C. 6" x 2.5" x 12.75"
Wonderful deep blue Kerman rug. The cobalt blue and intricate patterning are like the blue tiles that decorate Kerman;s magnificent mosques. 100% wool and finest craftsmanship. Persia: early 20th C. 4’ x 6’
Three pieces of beautiful Arthur Court cast aluminum. There is a rabbit shaped, covered gravy boat on lettuce under plate 8" x 5.5" x 4.5; a vanity tray with playful kittens inside a border of roses 11.75" x 6" x 1; and a bread tray with bunnies and daffodils 14.5" x 5-3/4" x 1. Arthur Court markings on back.
Outstanding 5 x 8 Turkish rug. Lush with geometric and floral motifs in very vibrant red and blue with violet and other complimentary shades. Hand woven from 100% wool.
Lucite display pedestal gives sculpture, or anything you choose to display, the appearance of floating. Perfect in modern decor. 12" square, 48" tall.
These old staved wood basins make beautifully rustic centerpieces filled with orchids or small plants, or can be made into tables. 31” diameter x 7.5” deep, and 24” x 7”.
Etched peacock mirror. A delightful piece of Art Deco whimsy to decorate your powder room, or a small space that needs something delightful. Designed and signed by Gloria Eriksen who was so popular in the 1970s. Windsor Art Products: Made in USA. 28” x 21”
VINTAGE FRENCH COPPER COOKWARE
Dress up your kitchen with beautiful, old copper cookware made in France by the renowned firm of E. DeHilleren. Many different shapes and styles in stock.
This pen tray and inkstand is a beautiful example of Boulle: tortoise shell inlaid with brass. It is named for the 18th C German-French craftsman who perfected the technique. France, 19th C. 12" x 10.4"
Antique English Aesthetic corner display made for displaying exquisite (Oriental) decorative items. The frame is tortoise shell bamboo with asymmetrical lacquer shelves decorated with traditional Japanese motifs. Made in England, circa 1900. 13" wide, 54" tall.
Semi-antique Afshar/ Shiraz rug combines country and city weaving traditions. Lots and lots of motifs and patterns packed into a simple medallion design. Hand woven from fine, soft wool. Faded and with spots of wear, but full of character. Persia: early-mid 20th C. 45" x 59" (4' x '6)
Silk plants and trees of many different and sizes—up to ten feet! Plus pots and baskets to put them in.
"Grand Palais" arched mirror with antique gilt iron overlay. Hang it over a wide window or French doors, especially in a room with high ceilings. Ballard. 48" x 24".
Mahogany and gilt American Chippendale mirror, an historic reproduction attributed to Kittinger. It's a beautiful piece of scroll cut mahogany with gold mounts and topped with a vase of flowers and wheat. Mid 20th C. 23.75" x 52"